Borough Fen, Northamptonshire
Borough-Fen, formerly an extra-parochial tract in Northamptonshire, now a parish for civil purposes, but annexed to Newborough for ecclesiastical purposes, 2½ miles NE of Peakirk station on the G.N.R., and 5 N by E of Peterborough, which is the post, money order, and telegraph office. Population of the ecclesiastical parish, including Newborough, 908.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Liberty||soke of Peterborough|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
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Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Borough Fen from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Borough-Fen)
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Northamptonshire is available to browse.
Newspapers and Periodicals
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